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Italian Mayor Offers 'Gun Bonus' to Citizens
21 October 2015
[A]ccording to a 2007 study by the Small Arms Survey Project, there are seven million firearms in circulation in Italy and an estimated 12 percent of the population possesses at least one gun.
Gun ownership in Italy is regulated by stringent laws, which stipulate that separate licences are needed to own and carry guns, while regulations further limit the amount and calibre of firearms citizens can own.